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Russia's VTB bank may obtain 25 pct in Transcontainer - sources

16 Oct 2018

MOSCOW, Oct 16 Russia's VTB Bank may obtain a 25 percent stake in the country's largest container company Transcontainer from Russian shipping firm FESCO, a source familiar with the deal and an industry source told Reuters.

Russian Railways aims to cut Gefco stake to 40 percent in 2020: document

04 Oct 2018

MOSCOW Russian Railways (RZhD) plans to cut its stake in logistics firm Gefco to 40 percent in 2020 but aims to retain control and continue consolidating its financial results, according to Russian Railways' documents obtained by Reuters.

Russian Railways aims to cut Gefco stake to 40 pct in 2020 -document

04 Oct 2018

MOSCOW, Oct 4 Russian Railways (RZhD) plans to cut its stake in logistics firm Gefco to 40 percent in 2020 but aims to retain control and continue consolidating its financial results, according to Russian Railways' documents obtained by Reuters.

Putin wants $7.5 billion Russian miners tax discussed, shares drop

10 Aug 2018

MOSCOW Vladimir Putin has ordered that a proposal to raise 500 billion roubles ($7.5 billion) a year from metal and mining firms be looked at, but the Russian president has not decided whether to approve the plan by a Kremlin economic aide.

Kremlin considers raising more revenue from mining companies

09 Aug 2018

MOSCOW Russia is considering propping up the state budget by raising more revenue from metal and mining companies that are earning windfall profits, according to proposals seen by Reuters.

Kremlin considers raising more revenue from mining companies

09 Aug 2018

MOSCOW, Aug 9 Russia is considering propping up the state budget by raising more revenue from metal and mining companies that are earning windfall profits, according to proposals seen by Reuters.

Russian rail freight operator RTC considers Moscow IPO - sources

25 Jul 2018

MOSCOW, July 25 Rail freight holding company RTC Group, which includes grain transport company Rusagrotrans, is considering an initial public offering (IPO) in Moscow this autumn, several financial market sources told Reuters.

Russian Railways consider ceding control in pension fund: sources

20 Jul 2018

MOSCOW Russian Railways, the state-controlled railways operator, is considering ceding control in Blagosostoyanie, the country's second largest corporate pension fund as part of a drive to divest non-core assets, six sources familiar with the plans told Reuters.

Israel to Russia - Assad's safe from us, but Iran must quit Syria

12 Jul 2018

JERUSALEM/MOSCOW Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russia on Wednesday that Israel would not seek to topple its ally, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, but Moscow should encourage Iranian forces to quit Syria, a senior Israeli official said. | Video

Brakes seen on Russian car market recovery after VAT hike

04 Jul 2018

MOSCOW The Russian government's plan to increase value added tax to compensate for President Vladimir Putin's ambitious new economic goals is set to hit car sales which have only just started to recover from four years of stagnation, sellers say.

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